In this second episode Adrian Edmondson lives a childhood dream by riding on the footplate of a steam train on the Settle to Carlisle railway line with the help of Statesman Rail and West Coast Railway Company. His journey takes him over the stunning Ribblehead Viaduct and through a one mile tunnel deep beneath the Yorkshire Dales.
The Boar's Head at Ripley Castle (buy a 2-4-1 entry voucher to Ripley Castle) is one of only 30 remaining hostelries in the country which appeared in the original Michelin guide, published in 1911. To mark the centenary, Lady Emma and Sir Thomas Ingilby celebrate with a champagne reception as The Boar's Head hosts a 1911 themed dinner for some special guests.
Over in Upper Wharfedale, conductor Anne Vetch leads the Buckden Singers as they prepare for the night of their annual summer concert. After a challenging rehearsal, will Anne be happy with her choir on the night?